Vehicle Technician - In-Barracks Equipment Support (IBES)

Vehicle Technician - In-Barracks Equipment Support (IBES)

Job Title: Vehicle Technician - In-Barracks Equipment Support (IBES)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wareham, Dorset
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Reference: 893521_1501586601
Contact Name: Aleysha Armstrong
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 01, 2017 12:23

Job Description

Your experience as a Vehicle Mechanic/Technician within a Military environment will bring considerable value to a multi-disciplinary team, working on cutting-edge defence and security systems and delivering decisive advantage to military, government and civil customers worldwide. The client is experiencing substantial growth due to an increase in orders and ongoing projects.

Your role will be to provide vehicle maintenance and specialist advice to MOD personnel. You will provide vehicle maintenance and advice to MOD at static unit locations.

Responsibilities for this role are:

MOD unit Technical focal point for all vehicle related matters including modifications and defect reporting.
Assess battle damage, warranty faults and recommend rectification procedures.
Provide field feedback on technical issues and support System.
Carrying out all levels 1/2 repairs on vehicles and also upgrades / modifications, as per Design changes.
Perform business support administration (timesheets, procurement of equipment, stocktaking, collect and report data)
Document, maintain and improve Work Instructions (including strip down, non-destructive testing, etc.)
Working outside of a 9 to 5 routine as required (this could involve weekends).

To be suitable for this role your experience will include:


Demonstrable knowledge of automotive systems and how they work together - Including CANbus systems, hydraulic and electrical systems
Highly customer focused with good communication skills.
IT literate with working knowledge of automotive diagnostic systems
In depth Armoured Fighting Vehicle experience
Fully qualified vehicle technician.
Military VM1 / NVQ and/or City & Guilds Level 3:
- City and Guilds Pt1 and Pt2 (Motor Vehicle Technicians)
- City and Guilds Pt3 (Wheeled and Tracked Technology)
- Level 3 NVQ Extended Diploma in Engineering Maintenance (Mechanical)
- Level 3 Diploma in Engineering - Military Vehicles
Full UK Driving license including Category H, legally allowed to drive in the UK.

Practical knowledge of JAMES to record repair activities

Vehicle Technician
Bovington, Dorset
£30000 - £38000

Keywords: MOD, Vehicle, Mechanic, AJAX, VM1

This client thrives on innovation, embraces teamwork and possesses a strong will to succeed; this is a fantastic place to work. If you wish to be considered for this role please apply now.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This role is a permanent position

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.